L S Massad

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Affiliation: SBM Consulting
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Prevalence and predictors of squamous cell abnormalities in Papanicolaou smears from women infected with HIV-1. Women's Interagency HIV Study Group
    L S Massad
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Cook County Hospital and Rush Medical College, Chicago, Illinois, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 21:33-41. 1999
  2. ncbi request reprint Contraceptive use among U.S. women with HIV
    L Stewart Massad
    Southern Illinois University School of Medicine, Springfield, Illinois 62794 9640, USA
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 16:657-66. 2007
  3. ncbi request reprint Outcomes after diagnosis of vaginal intraepithelial neoplasia
    L Stewart Massad
    Southern Illinois University School of Medicine, Springfield, IL 62794 9640, USA
    J Low Genit Tract Dis 12:16-9. 2008
  4. ncbi request reprint Outcomes after treatment of cervical intraepithelial neoplasia among women with HIV
    L Stewart Massad
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Southern Illinois University School of Medicine, Springfield, IL 62794 9640, USA
    J Low Genit Tract Dis 11:90-7. 2007
  5. ncbi request reprint Natural history of grade 1 cervical intraepithelial neoplasia in women with human immunodeficiency virus
    L Stewart Massad
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Southern Illinois University School of Medicine, Springfield, Illinois 62794 9640, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 104:1077-85. 2004
  6. ncbi request reprint Strength of correlations between colposcopic impression and biopsy histology
    L Stewart Massad
    Division of Gynecologic Oncology, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Southern Illinois University, Springfield, IL 62794, USA
    Gynecol Oncol 89:424-8. 2003
  7. ncbi request reprint Histologic findings from the cervix among older women with abnormal cervical cytology
    L Stewart Massad
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Rush Medical College, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Gynecol Oncol 88:340-4. 2003
  8. ncbi request reprint Using history and colposcopy to select women for endocervical curettage. Results from 2,287 cases
    L Stewart Massad
    Division of Gynecologic Oncology, Departments of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Rush Medical College, Cook County Hospital, Chicago, Illinois, USA
    J Reprod Med 48:1-6. 2003
  9. ncbi request reprint Effects of HIV infection and its treatment on self-reported menstrual abnormalities in women
    L Stewart Massad
    Southern Illinois University School of Medicine, Springfield, Illinois 62794 9640, USA
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 15:591-8. 2006
  10. ncbi request reprint Biopsy correlates of abnormal cervical cytology classified using the Bethesda system
    L S Massad
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Cook County Hospital, Chicago, Illinois 60612, USA
    Gynecol Oncol 82:516-22. 2001

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Publications66

  1. ncbi request reprint Prevalence and predictors of squamous cell abnormalities in Papanicolaou smears from women infected with HIV-1. Women's Interagency HIV Study Group
    L S Massad
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Cook County Hospital and Rush Medical College, Chicago, Illinois, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 21:33-41. 1999
    ..Cervical neoplasia occurs with increased frequency among women infected with HIV-1...
  2. ncbi request reprint Contraceptive use among U.S. women with HIV
    L Stewart Massad
    Southern Illinois University School of Medicine, Springfield, Illinois 62794 9640, USA
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 16:657-66. 2007
    ..To describe trends in and correlates of use of contraception and sterilization among women with the human immunodeficiency virus (HIV)...
  3. ncbi request reprint Outcomes after diagnosis of vaginal intraepithelial neoplasia
    L Stewart Massad
    Southern Illinois University School of Medicine, Springfield, IL 62794 9640, USA
    J Low Genit Tract Dis 12:16-9. 2008
    ..To describe presenting characteristics and outcomes after a diagnosis of vaginal intraepithelial neoplasia (VAIN)...
  4. ncbi request reprint Outcomes after treatment of cervical intraepithelial neoplasia among women with HIV
    L Stewart Massad
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Southern Illinois University School of Medicine, Springfield, IL 62794 9640, USA
    J Low Genit Tract Dis 11:90-7. 2007
    ..To describe outcomes after treatment of cervical intraepithelial neoplasia (CIN) in women with HIV...
  5. ncbi request reprint Natural history of grade 1 cervical intraepithelial neoplasia in women with human immunodeficiency virus
    L Stewart Massad
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Southern Illinois University School of Medicine, Springfield, Illinois 62794 9640, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 104:1077-85. 2004
    ..We sought to estimate rates of progression and regression of grade 1 cervical intraepithelial neoplasia (CIN 1) among women with human immunodeficiency virus (HIV)...
  6. ncbi request reprint Strength of correlations between colposcopic impression and biopsy histology
    L Stewart Massad
    Division of Gynecologic Oncology, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Southern Illinois University, Springfield, IL 62794, USA
    Gynecol Oncol 89:424-8. 2003
    ..The aim of this study was to determine the strength of the correlation between colposcopic impression and biopsy histology...
  7. ncbi request reprint Histologic findings from the cervix among older women with abnormal cervical cytology
    L Stewart Massad
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Rush Medical College, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Gynecol Oncol 88:340-4. 2003
    ..The aim of this study was to determine rates of cervical neoplasia among women at least 50 years of age referred for colposcopy after abnormal cytology and to compare these to younger women...
  8. ncbi request reprint Using history and colposcopy to select women for endocervical curettage. Results from 2,287 cases
    L Stewart Massad
    Division of Gynecologic Oncology, Departments of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Rush Medical College, Cook County Hospital, Chicago, Illinois, USA
    J Reprod Med 48:1-6. 2003
    ..To enhance the yield of endocervical curettage (ECC) by defining risks for abnormality...
  9. ncbi request reprint Effects of HIV infection and its treatment on self-reported menstrual abnormalities in women
    L Stewart Massad
    Southern Illinois University School of Medicine, Springfield, Illinois 62794 9640, USA
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 15:591-8. 2006
    ..To describe menstrual abnormalities among women with HIV...
  10. ncbi request reprint Biopsy correlates of abnormal cervical cytology classified using the Bethesda system
    L S Massad
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Cook County Hospital, Chicago, Illinois 60612, USA
    Gynecol Oncol 82:516-22. 2001
    ..The goal of this study was to determine the colposcopic findings underlying cytologic abnormalities classified according to the Bethesda system...
  11. ncbi request reprint Effect of antiretroviral therapy on the incidence of genital warts and vulvar neoplasia among women with the human immunodeficiency virus
    L Stewart Massad
    Southern Illinois University School of Medicine, Springfield, Illinois 62794 9640, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 190:1241-8. 2004
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine the incidence and predictors of genital warts and vulvar intraepithelial neoplasia among women with the human immunodeficiency virus...
  12. ncbi request reprint Evolution of cervical abnormalities among women with HIV-1: evidence from surveillance cytology in the women's interagency HIV study
    L S Massad
    Division of Gynecologic Oncology, Dept of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Cook County Hospital, 1835 West Harrison Street, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 27:432-42. 2001
    ..To determine incidence, progression, and regression rates for abnormal cervical cytology and their correlates among women with HIV...
  13. ncbi request reprint Hysterectomy among women with HIV: indications and incidence
    L Stewart Massad
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Southern Illinois University School of Medicine, Springfield, IL 62794, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 44:566-8. 2007
    ..To describe hysterectomy rates and indications among women with HIV and to compare them with at-risk HIV-seronegative women...
  14. ncbi request reprint Outcome after negative colposcopy among human immunodeficiency virus-infected women with borderline cytologic abnormalities
    L Stewart Massad
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Southern Illinois University School of Medicine, Springfield, Illinois 62794 9640, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 106:525-32. 2005
    ..To estimate the risk of and risk factors for progression among human immunodeficiency virus (HIV)-seropositive women with abnormal cervical cytology but negative colposcopy...
  15. ncbi request reprint Knowledge of the cervical cancer screening process among rural and urban illinois women undergoing colposcopy
    L Stewart Massad
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Southern Illinois University School of Medicine, Springfield, IL 62794 9640, USA
    J Low Genit Tract Dis 10:252-5. 2006
    ..To describe knowledge of the cervical cancer prevention process among rural and urban women referred for evaluation of abnormal cytology...
  16. ncbi request reprint Predicting compliance with follow-up recommendations after colposcopy among indigent urban women
    L S Massad
    Division of Gynecologic Oncology, Cook County Hospital, Chicago, Illinois 60612, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 94:371-6. 1999
    ..To determine correlates of compliance with follow-up recommendations after colposcopy...
  17. ncbi request reprint Assessing disease extent in women with bulky or clinically evident metastatic cervical cancer: yield of pretreatment studies
    L S Massad
    Division of Gynecologic Oncology, Cook County Hospital and Rush Medical College, Chicago, Illinois 60612, USA
    Gynecol Oncol 76:383-7. 2000
    ..The objective of this study was to determine the impact of pretreatment tests on staging and management for women with bulky or clinically evident metastatic cervical cancer...
  18. ncbi request reprint The effect of highly active antiretroviral therapy on cervical cytologic changes associated with oncogenic HPV among HIV-infected women
    H Minkoff
    Departments of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Maimonides Medical Center, New York, NY 11219, USA
    AIDS 15:2157-64. 2001
    ..As HPV disease is a common sex-specific manifestation of HIV disease this effect of HAART would be a major additional benefit from this modality of therapy...
  19. ncbi request reprint Association of vitamin A deficiency with cervical squamous intraepithelial lesions in human immunodeficiency virus-infected women
    A L French
    Division of Infectious Diseases Durand 115, Cook County Hospital, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    J Infect Dis 182:1084-9. 2000
    ..05 micromol/L and cervical SILs (multivariate OR, 1.75; P=.02). Our findings suggest that retinol deficiency may contribute to the development of cervical SILs in HIV-infected women...
  20. ncbi request reprint HPV testing for triage of HIV-infected women with papanicolaou smears read as atypical squamous cells of uncertain significance
    L Stewart Massad
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Southern Illinois School of Medicine, Springfield, Illinois 62794, USA
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 13:147-53. 2004
    ....
  21. pmc Histologic correlates of glandular abnormalities in cervical cytology among women with human immunodeficiency virus
    L Stewart Massad
    Washington University School of Medicine, Springfield, Illinois, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 114:1063-8. 2009
    ..To estimate the frequency and histologic correlates of glandular abnormalities in cervical cytology among women with the human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) and to compare findings with those of women without HIV...
  22. ncbi request reprint Adherence to colposcopy among women with HIV infection
    H E Cejtin
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Cook County Hospital, Chicago, Illinois, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 22:247-52. 1999
    ..Identification of such predictors would be useful in designing strategies to improve adherence in this group...
  23. ncbi request reprint Pregnancy rates and predictors of conception, miscarriage and abortion in US women with HIV
    L Stewart Massad
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Southern Illinois University, Springfield, Illinois, 62794 9640, USA
    AIDS 18:281-6. 2004
    ..To determine frequency and outcomes of pregnancy in US women with HIV before and after introduction of highly active antiretroviral therapy (HAART)...
  24. ncbi request reprint Home Study Course: Winter 2006
    L Stewart Massad
    Division of Gynecologic Oncology, Southern Illinois University School of Medicine, Springfield, USA
    J Low Genit Tract Dis 10:66-8. 2006
    ..DISCLOSURE: Faculty must disclose any significant financial interest or relationship with proprietary entities that may have a direct relationship to the subject matter. For this course, the author had no such relationship to report...
  25. ncbi request reprint Compliance with and acute hematologic toxic effects of chemoradiation in indigent women with cervical cancer
    N R Abu-Rustum
    Division of Gynecologic Oncology, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Cook County Hospital, Chicago, Illinois 60612, USA
    Gynecol Oncol 81:88-91. 2001
    ....
  26. pmc Influence of adherent and effective antiretroviral therapy use on human papillomavirus infection and squamous intraepithelial lesions in human immunodeficiency virus-positive women
    Howard Minkoff
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Maimonides Medical Center and State University of New York Downstate, Brooklyn, NY 11219, USA
    J Infect Dis 201:681-90. 2010
    ..Prior studies, however, did not consider patients' adherence to their regimens or HAART effectiveness (viral suppression)...
  27. ncbi request reprint Quantifying the risk of cervical intraepithelial neoplasia in women with unsatisfactory colposcopy results
    L Stewart Massad
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Southern Illinois University, Springfield, IL 62794, USA
    J Low Genit Tract Dis 9:23-8. 2005
    ..To define the risk of high-grade cervical intraepithelial neoplasia (CIN 2,3) among women with unsatisfactory colposcopy results who underwent a loop electrosurgical excision procedure...
  28. pmc Long-term incidence of cervical cancer in women with human immunodeficiency virus
    L Stewart Massad
    Division of Gynecologic Oncology, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, Missouri 63110, USA
    Cancer 115:524-30. 2009
    ..The objective of this study was to estimate the incidence of invasive cervical cancer (ICC) in women with human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) and compare it with the incidence in HIV-uninfected women...
  29. doi request reprint Pathology correlates of a Papanicolaou diagnosis of low-grade squamous intraepithelial lesion, cannot exclude high-grade squamous intraepithelial lesion
    Omar Al-Nourhji
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Southern Illinois University School of Medicine, PO Box 19640, Springfield, IL 62794 9640, USA
    Cancer 114:469-73. 2008
    ....
  30. ncbi request reprint CD83 gene polymorphisms increase susceptibility to human invasive cervical cancer
    Zhengyan Zhang
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Washington University School of Medicine, 660 South Euclid Avenue, Campus Box 8064, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    Cancer Res 67:11202-8. 2007
    ..None of seven nearby genes was differentially expressed in cervical cancer. The importance of CD83 in epithelial versus dendritic cells needs to be determined, as does its role in promoting cervical cancer...
  31. doi request reprint High-grade cervical disease in adolescents with HIV
    L Stewart Massad
    Division of Gynecologic Oncology, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    J Low Genit Tract Dis 12:199-203. 2008
    ..To estimate the risk of high-grade squamous intraepithelial lesions (HSIL) in adolescents with HIV...
  32. doi request reprint Squamous cervical lesions in women with human immunodeficiency virus: long-term follow-up
    L Stewart Massad
    Division of Gynecologic Oncology, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, Missouri 63110, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 111:1388-93. 2008
    ..To estimate the frequency of and trends in abnormal Pap test results in women with human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) and HIV-uninfected women...
  33. ncbi request reprint Characteristics and survival of cervical cancer patients managed at adjacent urban public and university medical centers
    K Behbakht
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Rush--Presbyterian--St. Luke's Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois 60612, USA
    Gynecol Oncol 81:40-6. 2001
    ..Equal access to gynecologic oncologists eliminated disparities in stage-adjusted survival. Efforts at earlier diagnosis should be directed at indigent, especially minority women...
  34. ncbi request reprint Low incidence of invasive cervical cancer among HIV-infected US women in a prevention program
    L Stewart Massad
    Southern Illinois University School of Medicine, Springfield, Ilinois 62794, USA
    AIDS 18:109-13. 2004
    ..To measure the incidence of invasive cervical cancer (ICC) in US women infected with HIV...
  35. ncbi request reprint Effects of human immunodeficiency virus on protracted amenorrhea and ovarian dysfunction
    Helen E Cejtin
    John H Stroger Hospital of Cook County, Chicago, Illinois 60626, and University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, California, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 108:1423-31. 2006
    ..To characterize ovarian failure and prolonged amenorrhea from other causes in women who are both human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) seropositive and seronegative...
  36. ncbi request reprint Poor compliance with postmolar surveillance and treatment protocols by indigent women
    L S Massad
    Division of Gynecologic Oncology, The Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Cook County Hospital, Chicago, Illinois 60612, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 96:940-4. 2000
    ..To estimate compliance by indigent women with surveillance protocols after molar pregnancy...
  37. pmc Knowledge of cervical cancer prevention and human papillomavirus among women with HIV
    L Stewart Massad
    Division of Gynecologic Oncology, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    Gynecol Oncol 117:70-6. 2010
    ..To assess knowledge of and attitudes towards human papillomavirus (HPV), Pap testing, and the HPV vaccine...
  38. doi request reprint "Surgical Apgar Score" predicts postoperative complications after cytoreduction for advanced ovarian cancer
    Israel Zighelboim
    Division of Gynecologic Oncology, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Washington University School of Medicine and Siteman Cancer Center, 4911 Barnes Jewish Hospital Plaza, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    Gynecol Oncol 116:370-3. 2010
    ..We sought to estimate the ability of this metric to predict major postoperative complications in women undergoing ovarian cancer cytoreductive procedures...
  39. pmc The accuracy of colposcopic grading for detection of high-grade cervical intraepithelial neoplasia
    L Stewart Massad
    Division of Gynecologic Oncology, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    J Low Genit Tract Dis 13:137-44. 2009
    ..To relate aspects of online colposcopic image assessment to the diagnosis of grades 2 and 3 cervical intraepithelial neoplasia (CIN 2+)...
  40. ncbi request reprint Cervical cancer prevention in the era of prophylactic vaccines: a preview for gynecologic oncologists
    Yvonne Collins
    University of Illinois, Chicago, IL, USA
    Gynecol Oncol 102:552-62. 2006
    ..This article is intended to provide gynecologic oncologists with a comprehensive background in modern cervical cancer prevention strategies...
  41. doi request reprint Chemoradiation in locally advanced cervical carcinoma: an analysis of cisplatin dosing and other clinical prognostic factors
    Elizabeth K Nugent
    Division of Gynecologic Oncology, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Washington University School of Medicine, 4911 Barnes Jewish Hospital Plaza, 4th Floor Maternity, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    Gynecol Oncol 116:438-41. 2010
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate the effect of number of chemotherapy cycles and other clinical and pathologic factors on progression-free (PFS) and overall survival (OS) in patients with newly diagnosed cervical cancer...
  42. doi request reprint Interobserver agreement in the assessment of components of colposcopic grading
    L Stewart Massad
    Division of Gynecologic Oncology, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, Missouri 63110, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 111:1279-84. 2008
    ..To estimate the reproducibility of the assessment of visual characteristics of cervical lesions used to judge lesion grade from colposcopy...
  43. doi request reprint Insulin-like growth factor axis and oncogenic human papillomavirus natural history
    Tiffany G Harris
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, 1300 Morris Park Avenue, Bronx, NY 10461, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 17:245-8. 2008
    ..07; 95% CI, 0.01-0.66). These prospective data provide initial evidence that the IGF axis may influence the natural history of oncogenic HPV...
  44. ncbi request reprint Impact of menopause on condom use by HIV-seropositive and comparison seronegative women
    L Stewart Massad
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 47:401-2. 2008
  45. pmc The relationship between cocaine use and human papillomavirus infections in HIV-seropositive and HIV-seronegative women
    Howard Minkoff
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology at Maimonides Medical Center and SUNY Downstate, NY 11219, USA
    Infect Dis Obstet Gynecol 2008:587082. 2008
    ..Since both cocaine use and HPV infection are common among HIV-positive women, we sought to determine whether use of cocaine and/or crack influences the natural history of HPV among women with or at high risk of HIV...
  46. ncbi request reprint Human papillomavirus type 16 and immune status in human immunodeficiency virus-seropositive women
    Howard D Strickler
    Department of Epidemiology and Social Medicine, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY 10461, USA
    J Natl Cancer Inst 95:1062-71. 2003
    ..To address this issue, we examined HPV test results from repeated study visits in the WIHS and from an independent study, the HIV Epidemiology Research Study (HERS)...
  47. ncbi request reprint Incidence of cervical squamous intraepithelial lesions associated with HIV serostatus, CD4 cell counts, and human papillomavirus test results
    Tiffany G Harris
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY 10461, USA
    JAMA 293:1471-6. 2005
    ....
  48. ncbi request reprint 2001 consensus guidelines for the management of women with cervical intraepithelial neoplasia
    Thomas C Wright
    Department of Pathology, College of Physicians and Surgeons of Columbia University, New York, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 189:295-304. 2003
    ....
  49. ncbi request reprint 2001 Consensus Guidelines for the management of women with cervical cytological abnormalities
    Thomas C Wright
    Department of Pathology, College of Physicians and Surgeons of Columbia University, Room 16 404, P and S Bldg, 630 W 168th St, New York, NY 10032, USA
    JAMA 287:2120-9. 2002
    ..To provide evidence-based consensus guidelines for the management of women with cervical cytological abnormalities and cervical cancer precursors...
  50. ncbi request reprint Serum immunoglobulin A response to human papillomavirus type 16 virus-like particles in human immunodeficiency virus (HIV)-positive and high-risk HIV-negative women
    Raphael P Viscidi
    Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    J Infect Dis 188:1834-44. 2003
    ..9-5.4]), but there was no difference in the risk of incident HPV 16 or HPV 16-related infections. This may be evidence of partial type-specific or clade-specific immunity conferred by seropositivity to HPV 16 capsids...
  51. ncbi request reprint Cancer risk among participants in the women's interagency HIV study
    Nancy A Hessol
    Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, 94122, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 36:978-85. 2004
    ..The HIV epidemic has been associated with an increased incidence of specific cancers. However, less is known about cancers occurring in HIV-infected women than men...
  52. ncbi request reprint Highly active antiretroviral therapy and cervical squamous intraepithelial lesions in human immunodeficiency virus-positive women
    Linda Ahdieh-Grant
    Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Department of Epidemiology, Rm E 7014, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    J Natl Cancer Inst 96:1070-6. 2004
    ..We assessed the association between use of highly active antiretroviral therapy (HAART) and regression of SIL in HIV-infected women enrolled in the Women's Interagency HIV Study, a large, multicenter, prospective cohort study...
  53. ncbi request reprint Visual appearance of the uterine cervix: correlation with human papillomavirus detection and type
    Jose Jeronimo
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 197:47.e1-8. 2007
    ..Infection with carcinogenic human papillomaviruses (HPVs) is necessary for cervical precancer and cancer, but the effects of type-specific HPV infection on cervical appearance are poorly understood...
  54. ncbi request reprint More is more: improving the sensitivity of colposcopy
    L Stewart Massad
    Obstet Gynecol 108:246-7. 2006
  55. ncbi request reprint Association of cutaneous anergy with human papillomavirus and cervical neoplasia in HIV-seropositive and seronegative women
    Tiffany G Harris
    Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, New York 10461, USA
    AIDS 21:1933-41. 2007
    ..This study assessed the relationship of anergy test results with cervical infection by human papillomavirus (HPV) and cervical neoplasia in HIV-seropositive and seronegative women...
  56. ncbi request reprint 2006 consensus guidelines for the management of women with cervical intraepithelial neoplasia or adenocarcinoma in situ
    Thomas C Wright
    Department of Pathology, College of Physicians and Surgeons of Columbia University, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 197:340-5. 2007
    ..Moreover, management recommendations for women with biopsy-confirmed adenocarcinoma in situ are now included...
  57. ncbi request reprint 2006 consensus guidelines for the management of women with abnormal cervical cancer screening tests
    Thomas C Wright
    Department of Pathology, College of Physicians and Surgeons of Columbia University, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 197:346-55. 2007
    ..The 2004 Interim Guidance for HPV testing as an adjunct to cervical cytology for screening in women 30 years of age and older was formally adopted with only very minor modifications...
  58. ncbi request reprint 2006 consensus guidelines for the management of women with abnormal cervical screening tests
    Thomas C Wright
    Department of Pathology, College of Physicians and Surgeons of Columbia University, New York, NY, USA
    J Low Genit Tract Dis 11:201-22. 2007
    ..To provide revised evidence-based consensus guidelines for managing women with abnormal cervical cancer screening test results...
  59. ncbi request reprint Variants of human papillomaviruses 16 and 18 and their natural history in human immunodeficiency virus-positive women
    Nicolas F Schlecht
    Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, 1300 Morris Park Avenue, Bronx, NY 10461, USA
    J Gen Virol 86:2709-20. 2005
    ..If non-European variants are more oncogenic, the effect may involve a late stage in cervical tumorigenesis...
  60. ncbi request reprint 2006 consensus guidelines for the management of women with cervical intraepithelial neoplasia or adenocarcinoma in situ
    Thomas C Wright
    Department of Pathology, College of Physicians and Surgeons of Columbia University, New York, NY, USA
    J Low Genit Tract Dis 11:223-39. 2007
    ..To provide updated consensus guidelines for the management of women with cervical intraepithelial neoplasia (CIN) or adenocarcinoma in situ (AIS)...
  61. ncbi request reprint Natural history and possible reactivation of human papillomavirus in human immunodeficiency virus-positive women
    Howard D Strickler
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, 1300 Morris Park Ave, Belfer 1308, Bronx, NY 10461, USA
    J Natl Cancer Inst 97:577-86. 2005
    ....
  62. ncbi request reprint Recognition of official sponsors of the Journal of the Lower Genital Tract Disease
    Edward J Wilkinson
    J Low Genit Tract Dis 9:205. 2005
  63. ncbi request reprint Applying the new ISSVD terminology on precursors of vulvar squamous cell carcinoma to management
    L Stewart Massad
    J Low Genit Tract Dis 10:135-6. 2006
  64. ncbi request reprint Interobserver agreement in the evaluation of digitized cervical images
    Jose Jeronimo
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, Maryland 20852, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 110:833-40. 2007
    ..To estimate the agreement among multiple expert colposcopists evaluating high-resolution digitized cervigrams taken from patients with a variety of human papillomavirus (HPV) infection states and previous cervigram interpretations...
  65. doi request reprint Communicating colposcopy results: opportunities for improvement
    L Stewart Massad
    J Low Genit Tract Dis 12:69-70. 2008
  66. ncbi request reprint American Society for Colposcopy and Cervical Pathology and the National Institutes of Health explore research collaboration
    L Stewart Massad
    J Low Genit Tract Dis 10:1-2. 2006